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2012 World Series of Poker › Event 12: $10,000 Heads-Up No-Limit Hold'em


Match 2: Parker Staying Aggressive

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Brock Parker is staying aggressive against Jason Mo. On this last hand, Parker min-raised on the button to 60,000 and Mo three-bet from the big blind to 170,000. Parker counted his stack and then moved all in for around 975,000. Mo quickly folded and Parker won the pot.

Match 1: Hastings Under A Million

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Tommy Chen had the button and tossed a call into the middle. Hastings raised to 105,000 and Chen called.

The dealer pounded the table and flipped over a flop of {2-Clubs}{Q-Diamonds}{4-Hearts}. Hastings continued out with a 100,000 bet only to find Chen push out a raise, making it 225,000. After some deliberation, Hastings chose to muck his hand.

Chen allowed Hastings to pick one of his cards to see and Hastings flipped over the {a-Spades}. Chen is now sitting on 1,660,000 to Hastings' 900,000.

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Match 1: Chen Overtakes Hastings in Chips in Play

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Brian Hastings made it 60,000 from the button and received a call from Tommy Chen. A flop of {8-Diamonds}{2-Hearts}{K-Clubs} was spread out in front of the two players and Chen check-called a 60,000 chip bet from Hastings.

Fourth street was the {J-Diamonds} and Chen checked for a second time. Hastings continued with his aggression, throwing out a bet of 175,000. Chen called once again and the river brought the {6-Clubs}. Both players checked and Chenf lipped up {Q-Clubs}{J-Clubs} for a turned pair of jacks. Chen's hand was good and he was able to drag in the pot.

Chen now has 1,460,000 to Hastings' 1,100,000. Hastings, however still has two lammers that he has yet to tap into.

Match 2: Finally a Pot For Mo

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Jason Mo has really been struggling so far but he just won a nice pot to get him back in the game. On a {7-Diamonds}{2-Hearts}{K-Clubs} flop Parker bet 70,000 and Mo called. The turn was the {2-Spades} and Parker bet 130,000, Mo called. The river was the {8-Hearts} and Parker check-folded to a 275,000 bet.

Mo is now back up to around 1.2 million and his fans on the rail are happy he managed to take down a pot.

Match 2: Commanding Lead For Parker

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Brock Parker is now up to 1,650,000 with two rebuy lammers each worth 640,000 left behind. Jason Mo has just under one million chips left without the option to rebuy.

Match 1: Trip Queens For Chen

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 73

Brian Hastings made it 48,000 from the button and Tommy Chen called.

The flop fell {4-Clubs}{Q-Spades}{9-Hearts} and Chen opted to lead out for 55,000. Hastings called and the {Q-Clubs} came on the turn, pairing the board. Chen pushed out 109,000 and Hastings called once again.

Fifth street was the {5-Hearts} and Chen stacked out 225,000 and pushed it into the middle. Hastings called but mucked his hand when Chen showed {Q-Hearts}{10-Hearts} for trip queens. This pot boosts Chen's stack to 1,120,000. Hastings, however, is still in the lead with 1,440,000 and two lammers behind.

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Match 2: Pressure From Parker

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 72

Brock Parker just raised to 50,000 from the button and Jason Mo three-bet him to 142,000. Parker four-bet to 300,000 and Mo quickly let go of his hand. Things are going Parker's way so far in this stage of the match.

Match 1: Chen Wins Some Back

Posted 2012-06-07 GMT-6 • Level 72

Brian Hastings had the button and made it 48,000 and Chen threw out a call. The flop was {A-Hearts}{K-Hearts}{8-Diamonds} and Chen checked to Hastings who also checked behind.

Fourth street brought the {2-Spades} and both players opted to check again. When the {3-Spades} rivered, Chen bet 55,000 and Hastings called. Chen showed the {9-Spades}{8-Hearts} and Hastings threw his hand into the muck. Chen is now sitting on about 740,000 to Hastings' 1,820,000.

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Winner Brian Hastings
Winning Hand ♥A♥4
Prize 371,498

Level Info

Level 81
Blinds 40,000 / 80,000
Ante 0

Players Info

Prize Pool 1,428,800